Cookie policy

New England Seafood International, a company incorporated in England and Wales whose registered office is at Saffrey Champness, Sovereign House, 6 Windsor Court, Harrogate HG1 2PE (registered number 2565953) (“we/us/our”). We use cookies and this document explains their use.

  1. Our website uses cookies.
  2. A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
  3. Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, which can be up to two years, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
  4. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
  5. We may use cookies for the following purposes:
    • To recognise your device when you visit our websites;
    • To log on and register on our websites:
    • To improve our websites’ usability;
    • To analyse the use of our websites;
    • To link to email marketing campaigns;
    • To improve the security of our websites; and
    • For the general administration of our websites.
  6. We use both session and persistent cookies on our website.
  7. The specific cookies that we use are:
    • Registration, Login and Application cookies, which are persistent cookies
    • Social media cookies, which are session cookies
    • Performance and tracking cookies
    • Analytics cookies, which are persistent cookies
    • Device Cookies, which are persistent cookies
  1. Most cookies we use are persistent cookies to give you a better experience and service, as well as making it more secure.
  2. For your information these are the cookies active on our website
    • _gat: Google Analytics uses to throttle request rate. (Expires after 1 hour)
    • _ga: Google Analytics uses to distinguish users. (Expires after 2 years)
    • _gid: Google Analytics uses this and it appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited. (Expires after 1 hour)

Analytics Cookies

  • Analytics are persistent cookies that allow us to recognise, count the number of visitors, and provide anonymous data about how our visitors use our websites.
  • Using analytics cookies helps us improve the way our websites work and navigate, ensuring that users are able to find what they are looking for without difficulty. No personally identifiable data is collected about you.
  • For further information on analytics cookies, please click here

Device Cookies

  • We use a persistent cookie to understand what device you are using and make sure the website is displayed correctly.
  • We use this in conjunction with the VID cookie to keep track of the logged in entity. It allows us to identify the secure zone where the entity is logged in.
  • A secure area is created for each candidate and we use the VID cookie to ensure candidates log into their correct secure area.
    1. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; for example:
      1. in Internet Explorer (version 10) you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy” and then “Advanced”;
      2. in Firefox (version 24) you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy”, selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and unticking “Accept cookies from sites”; and
      3. in Chrome (version 29), you can block all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Content settings”, and then selecting “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading.
    2. Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
    3. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.
    4. You can delete cookies already stored on your computer; for example:
      1. in Internet Explorer (version 10), you must manually delete cookie files (you can find instructions for doing so at;
      2. in Firefox (version 24), you can delete cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”, then selecting “Use custom settings for history”, clicking “Show Cookies”, and then clicking “Remove All Cookies”; and
      3. in Chrome (version 29), you can delete all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Clear browsing data”, and then selecting “Delete cookies and other site and plug-in data” before clicking “Clear browsing data”.
    5. Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.
    6. More information about cookies can be found on the website This also gives details on how to delete cookies from your device. For information on how to do this on your smart mobile phone or tablet browser, please consult your device’s manual, or manufacturer.
    7. More information can be found here:

Your Consent

  1. By clicking “CLOSE” on the cookie banner, you agree to the placement of cookies on your device, unless you actively block them. If you choose not to receive our cookies, we cannot guarantee that your experience will be as fulfilling as it would otherwise be, in fact you might not be able to access any or all of the website. Once your consent has been provided, this message will not appear again when you revisit. If you, or another user of your computer, wish to withdraw your consent at any time, you can do so by altering your browser settings.

Contact us

  1. If you have any questions about our cookies or this cookies policy please contact us by email at
    Date of Policy: 2nd May 2018.